Holiday Inn Express Madison
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Right after we passed mile marker 90 on I-65, heading south (to mile marker 0), traffice came to a dead stop. For the next hour, we crept bumper to bumper, for about 60 miles. At MM34, we got on a state hwy. to get gas, and got back on just before Louisville, and missed the roadblock by a few thousand feet. So that meant the backup was approximately 80 miles.
All this driving today was done in pouring rain. We went through about 8 downpours that kept traffic almost stopped - and ...
... particular, but everything was amazing).
I'm finding it harder and harder to come up with anything to write about our days...I feel like we're in an endless loop of same-ness (if you've read Jasper Fforde's Thursday Next books, I feel as though I'm Aornis imprisoned by the Chronoguard in a time-loop in a T.K. Maxx department store) and that there ...
The plan for today was to get up early, run through the corn maze, and get in the road in good time. But when I look out the window and can hardly see through the fog, I decide it's a good morning to roll over and go back to sleep. When I wake up next, the sun has finally broken through- we're in store for another beautiful day. As Randy get's us road-ready, I run down to the river to take some daylight photos. I have never seen so many perfectly ...
... if in the Cincinnati area.
I also cheated and took the beltway around Cincinnati rather than route 50 through the city. It was rush hour and would not have been good for my disposition.
The rivers are full and running brown from all of the run off. There is a flash flood watch for this area until tomorrow evening
Have been goiing through corn fields most of the afternoon. It is tall and tassled
Took the truck in to have the oil changed and the emergency brake tightened up. Found out it had a rear seal and bearing that had gone bad. Took them 2 1/2 hours to get the bearing off as it had fused itself to the wheel shaft. But persistence paid off and they finally got it fixed. Oil change just cost me $342.00 - but glad I found out about it ...
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